Harry Potter is a series of seven fantasy novels written by the British author J. K. Rowling. The books chronicle the adventures of the adolescent wizard Harry Potter and his best friends Ron Weasleyand Hermione Granger, all of whom are students at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. The main story arc concerns Harry's quandary involving the evil wizard Lord Voldemort, who killed Harry'sparents in his quest to conquer the wizarding world and subjugate non-magical people (Muggles).
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone is the first book in the series, was
published in the UKon June 30, 1997 and Spanish in March 1999. These one of the
best-selling books in history, estimated worldwide sales exceeding 110 million
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets wasoriginally published on July 2, 1998,
and in Spanish in October 1999.
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban was published in English on July 8,
1999, while in Spanish it did in April 2000.This book won the Costa Award and the
Bram Stoker Award, among others, which rank him as one of the most successful
fantasy books of recent years.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire was publishedin English on July 8, 2000 and
Spanish in March 2001. The novel was the winner of the Hugo Award for Best
Novel in 2001.
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix was published worldwide inEnglish
on June 21, 2003, and in Spanish on February 21, 2004.
Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince was published in English on July 16, 2005
and was presented by Rowling at a press conferencereserved only for children
between 8 and 16 years .
The seventh and final novel, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, was published in
English on July 21, 2007, ending the series that lasted adecade. In Spanish was published
on February 21, 2008, with an initial circulation of a million and half copies. The book
broke sales records with more than 11 million copies sold in its first 48...
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